Damascus to Keble

Zahira Fahed and Maha Manachi were welcome guests at Cancer Care Commission, where they presented a Poster

Zahira Fahed and Maha Manachi from Damascus meet Shadow Cabinet Secretary, Miles Briggs at CCC IFQCC.

 

 

 

Poster presentation at the Conference
Jim Howley of Amgen (Main sponsors of of IFQCC) appraises some poster presentations.
Zahira and Maha exploring Keble College

Shadow Cabinet Secretary, Miles Briggs gives keynote speech at IFQCC18.

MSP Miles Briggs, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport and co-convener of Parliamentary Cross Party group on cancer gave a keynote speech at the IFQCC18, Keble College, Oxford. Miles gave an overview of cancer management in Scotland and highlighted the challenges ahead. Miles participated in a panel discussion on the global cancer burden and put forward his Politician’s opinion on ….’Can policy drive real improvements’. The session was well received by the international audience.

British Ambassador witnesses CCC signing

British Ambassador to China, Dame Barbara Woodward witnessed the historic signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Cancer Care Commission and China Resources Phoenix in Beijing.

Cancer Care Commission was invited to take part in the China Trade Mission, facilitated by the Department of International Trade, UK Government.

Professor Kerr in WUHAN

In May / June of this year, Professor Kerr visited Wuhan City in Hubei Province, along with colleagues from POCC. His itinerary included meeting key healthcare providers, giving keynote lectures and developing an early screening programme and referral system, establishing a ‘Primary Care’ infrastructure. This visit is part of the Cancer Care Commission development programme for cancer care, with our partner; China Resources Phoenix, the largest Private Health Care provider in China.